Communicable Disease Prevention & Management

The goal of Communicable Disease Prevention and Management is to decrease the spread of illnsss. A team of Medical Officers of Health, Public Health Nurses, Public Health Inspectors and Managers work together to track, prevent and manage communicable disease.  We work with other community health care professionals and media. We provide education and advice to individuals, families and groups on how to limit the spread of diseases.

Strategic Plan & Logic Model

Communicable Disease Strategic Plan

Communicable Disease Logic Model

Statistical Reports

Animal Exposure by Community Area

Annual Statistical Summary of Communicable Diseases

Fact Sheets

Cover your Cough Fact Sheet   Arabic   English   French

Handwashing Fact Sheet  Arabic   English   French


Service Delivery Standards

Communicable Disease Management Protocols (Manitoba)

Weekend Services CD Procedure Manual

Public Health Investigation Resources

CD Investigation Checklist for PHN's


Ebola Contact Assessment Tool (fillable form)

Ebola Contact Investigation Tool- Calendar of Activities

Ebola Contact Tracking Tool

Ebola Fact Sheet: English Version / French Version

Ebola Screening Tool for Public Health Nurses

Ebola Temperature Monitoring Form

MB Health Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Public Health Contact Management Interim Guidelines

Operational Guidelines for PH Follow-Up of Ebola

Weekend / Stat Holiday PHN Check list for Travelers from EDV affected Countries

Enteric Illness Guidelines

WRHA Enteric Illness Operational Guidelines

Enterovirus EV-D68

Enterovirus EV‐D68 Information for Public Health Nurses

Head Lice

Head Lice Resource Manual

Hepatitis B Protocol and Resources

Manitoba Health Hepatitis B Protocol

Manitoba Health Hepatitis B Newborn Protocol

Hepatitis B and C, HIV and Syphilis Investigation Form

*Fax completed form to WRHA CD Unit at 204-940-2690 not to MB Health

 PHAC Primary Care Management of Hep B - Quick Reference

WRHA Practice Guidelines for Public Health Investigation and Management of Hepatitis B

Script for completing Acute HBV Surveillance Form

Acute Hepatitis B Enhanced Surveillance Form

Measles Resources

Meningococcal Resources

Meningococcal Resources, MB Health Protocol

Mumps Resources

Pertussis Resources

Outbreak Management in Assisted Living Residences

Possible Rabies Exposure Resources

Animal Bite/ Exposure Clinical Practice Guidelines for Public Health Nurses 2017

Roles and Responsibilities for Rabies Post Exposure Follow-up

Preparation of RabAvert® Instructions and Video

Communicable Disease Questionnaires